Four Studies for "Scudi"

1958
Dimitri Hadzi (American, 1921–2006)


Dimensions

Sheet: 30.2 x 22.2 cm (11 7/8 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1997.198

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink on cream laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Bronze sculpture of 1958, June 1958.

Inscription

Signed in black ink, u. r.: June 1958. inscribed in black ink next to a tiny arrow pointing to the study at l. l.: Sculpture in wax finished end of July (artist's note on invoice indicates that this study was the one used for the final bronze). Various inscriptions on verso: No. 1341 HADZI / Sculpture Studies (scudi) / June 1958 / pen and ink / 12/25 x 8.75 (written in graphite, u. l.); no (written in blue crayon in the areas corresponsding with the three studies not used on the recto); and other miscellaneous inscriptions.

Provenance

Artist; purchased by MFA November 1997.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Virginia Herrick Deknatel

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.